Polling official dies on duty in Dhenkanal
Bhubaneswar: A polling official passed away while on duty in Dhenkanal district on Tuesday.
Nabakishore Nayak collapsed inside booth number 41 in Kantapal village under the Parjang Assembly segment of Dhenkanal Lok Sabha constituency. He was declared dead by doctors at Kamakhyanagar hospital, said sources.
However, the Chief Electoral Officer’s office here said they were yet to receive any report regarding the tragedy.
Polling in 3rd phase is being held for Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Puri, Sambalpur, Keonjhar and Dhenkanal Lok Sabha seats and 42 Assembly constituencies.